Règle correspondante
Practice Relating to Rule 108. Mercenaries
At the CDDH, Zaire stated that it considered that paragraph 2(c) in Article 42 quater of the draft Additional Protocol I (now Article 47) “was greatly weakened by the inclusion of the second clause” requiring a promise of “material compensation substantially in excess of that promised or paid to combatants of similar ranks and functions”. 
Zaire, Statement at the CDDH, Official Records, Vol. VI, CDDH/SR.41, 26 May 1977, p. 160, § 100.